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1934 June 26

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Rachel Davis DuBois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns situation at National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and intention to resign from the "Crisis." Expresses gratitude to Rachel "for all you have done and tried to do." Suggests she focus more fully on her own work and get tickets for "As Thousands Cheer" for later in the summer.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Oct. 28

Harris, Abram Lincoln, 1899-1963

Letter from Abram L. Harris, Jr. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Institute (W. Va.) - Calling his attention to George Goetz, a graduate of Johns Hopkins, who writes on "certain phases of Negro life and especially art" ad suggesting he feature his work in a forthcoming issue of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Nov. 9

Harris, Abram Lincoln, 1899-1963

Letter from Abram L. Harris, Jr. to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a meeting to discuss a research project and Harris' work with Melville Herskovits

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 9

Harris, Abram Lincoln, 1899-1963

Letter from Abram L. Harris to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Harris recounts the "Human Relations Parley" at Northwestern University and suggests that the Crisis carry a report of the conference. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 29

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Abram Harris

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting he rush an answer to Du Bois's recent query (mums312-b188-i520).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Mar. 13

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Abram Harris

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning a request for information on Marxian interpretations of American Literature by V. F. Calverton.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Mar. 25

Harris, Abram Lincoln, 1899-1963

Letter from Abram Lincoln Harris to W. E. B. Du Bois

Kanawha County (W. Va.) - Thanking him for telling him where he can obtain a copy of "The Suppression of the African Slave Trade"; informing that he had asked for the return of his article, "Black Communists in Dixie," so he could share it with a student at the University of Chicago as explanation of his "sustained" contact with "members of the white race"; commending him for his many articles i... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Mar. 13

Harris, Abram Lincoln, 1899-1963

Letter from Abram Harris to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning Du Bois's attempts to get copies of "Black Worker" for his classes at Atlanta University and Harris's desire to hear Du Bois speak on "the labor theory of value and the theory of surplus value in connection with Negro labor". Written on the letterhead of Howard University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 21

Harris, Abram Lincoln, 1899-1963

Letter from Abram L. Harris to W. E. B. Du Bois

Minneapolis (Minn.) - Expressing his support of Du Bois's expose of Fisk University and advocating a shift in approach to higher eduction for African Americans and proposing a new type of institution.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 15

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Abram L. Harris

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois sends Harris a circular which he sends all Northern institutions ever year; asks for the "names of colored students" of Columbia University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers